A Life of the Land: Jewish Farming Communities Bus Tour

Please join us on a unique visit to the synagogues and former farming communities of Eastern Connecticut

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Jewish Calcutta Through Music and Memory

Please join us for a kosher Indian dinner and presentation from journalist Rahel Musleah. Part of the Society's "Jews Around the World" series.

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Historic Hartford Bus Tour

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Breaking the Glass: The American Jewish Wedding

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Historic Hartford Synagogues, An Online Exhibit

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Please enjoy our latest online exhibit by clicking the link above

Connecticut Jewish Farmers

The Society's curent exhibit focuses on Jewish farmers in Connecticut. It is supplemented by an exhibit called "Return of the Land: Jewish Farming Around the World" from the Museum of Jewish Civilization, Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies, University of Hartford.

Now on display at the JHSGH



A Brief Look Back; A Historical Overview of the Jewish Legal Community of Hartford, Connecticut

This newly published scholarly journal by the JHSGH documents more than 100 years of legal history in the greater Hartford area and acknowledges the noteworthy contributions of individuals and firms through these decades. It features a historical narrative, as well as oral history interviews and personal recollections from a number of lawyers and judges.

Revisiting Our Neighborhoods: Stories from Hartford Past

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An anthology of stories set in Hartford's North End as well as in downtown, the South End, and the West End. The 135 contributors to this collection fondly recall unforgettable memories of friendship, family, and community.

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A Life of the Land: Connecticut's Jewish Farmers

The story of the resilience and persverance of CT Jewish farmers and how they impacted their local communities.